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Applied Arts

Applied Arts is the art of producing objects, which are aesthetic, utilitarian and also easy to use for people. Hence, these artists apply creative arts to practical use. It is about combining artistic vision with commercial need. Work of an applied artist can be seen in most basic objects such as table, chair, utensils and also in complex objects like smart phones, microwave, food processor amongst many others. Applied arts is often confused with fine arts. Fine Arts forms the basis for applied arts but it requires much more than that. Various fields in applied arts include graphic arts, architecture, industrial designing, decorative arts, jewelry, photography etc. Selection to some universities for bachelor of fine arts and applied arts is made on the basis of an aptitude test consisting of drawing, creative composition in painting, sculpture in clay and graphic design. There are many universities that provide bachelor's degree in applied arts or one can also pursue bachelors in fine arts with honors in applied arts. Job prospects are good after graduation. Applied Arts professionals take up jobs in sectors like animation, advertising companies, dance studios, television, software companies, magazines, digital media etc. Trending Field: Animation, Graphic Designer, Advertising etc.

Applied Arts is the art of producing objects, which are aesthetic, utilitarian and also easy to use for people. Hence, these artists apply creative arts to practical use....Read more

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